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Photo Walk Butterfly Migration - train

Photo Walk Butterfly Migration - train

Duration:16 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Over the last two years, I have visited the Monarch Butterfly Grove and been amazed at the process of Mother Nature and how the butterflies migrate. Traveling by train up the coast from So Cal and avoiding all the traffic is a truly (and unusual) relaxing experience. Combining these activities with my passion for teaching photography makes this an unparalleled and unique experience that can be…
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What we’ll do

We start our journey aboard the early morning Amtrak train in Santa Ana. Your host will greet you with a healthy breakfast bag for the 5 1/2 hour trip north on the Pacific Surfliner through Los Angeles and along the coast. After the train departs the Los Angeles station, your host will help you set up your camera and prepare for the afternoon photography as well as answer any photo questions you…

What else you should know

Bring your camera, batteries, memory card, hat, jacket, comfy shoes, money for evening meal. Confirm with host b​efore purchasing Amtrak tickets. JDP cell phone 714-403-0945

What I’ll provide

Food
Breakfast foods Fresh fruit, bagel, cream cheese, string cheese, hard-boiled egg, breakfast bar, and/or other healthy pre-packaged items
Drinks
Bottled water Two bottles

What to bring

Camera, charged batteries, memory cards, tripod
Hat, sunscreen, comfortable walking shoes, jacket
Money for evening meal

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Where you'll be

We board the train at the historic Santa Ana Amtrak station. The train provides an exceptional ocean view for a relaxing journey. The Monarch Butterfly Grove is one of only a few roosts along the California Coast. There is a concerning decrease in the butterfly population and this is the perfect place to learn about it.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Bring your camera, batteries, memory card, hat, jacket, comfy shoes, money for evening meal. Confirm with host b​efore purchasing Amtrak tickets. JDP cell phone 714-403-0945
Julie
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Photo Walk Butterfly Migration - train
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From $149/person
1 review
From $149/person